Partner and Head, sub-Saharan Financial Services Practice
Bain & Company
Christian Wessels is a Partner of Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, leading the company's work with private and public institutions across sub-Saharan Africa. He has more than 12 years of banking and consulting experience, out of which he worked the last 7 years in various parts of the sub-Saharan region. Through his areas of competence, which include strategy, transformation and post-merger integration programmes, financial services and the public sector, Wessels focuses on areas that positively impact society, in addition to delivering sound business returns, through innovative financial services. Before joining Roland Berger, he worked for a leading management consultancy, pioneering their work in sub-Saharan Africa. As Director at Barclays, he supported the retail expansion and restructuring of acquisitions across 12 sub-Saharan countries. Wessels holds a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Cologne in Germany.